SuSE 10 Security Update : libvorbis (ZYPP Patch Number 7984)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 58196


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


Specially crafted Ogg files could cause a heap-based buffer overflow in the vorbis audio compression library that could potentially be exploited by attackers to cause a crash or execute arbitrary code.


Apply ZYPP patch number 7984.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 58196

File Name: suse_libvorbis-7984.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/03/02

Modified: 2012/06/14

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2012/02/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-0444